euphemism

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euphemism /ˈjuːfəˌmɪzəm/ noun
plural euphemisms
euphemism
/ˈjuːfəˌmɪzəm/
noun
plural euphemisms
Learner's definition of EUPHEMISM
[count]
: a mild or pleasant word or phrase that is used instead of one that is unpleasant or offensive

— euphemistic

/ˌjuːfəˈmɪstɪk/ adjective [more euphemistic; most euphemistic]

— euphemistically

/ˌjuːfəˈmɪstɪkli/ adverb
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